Alain Zingraff Lekoubou Looti, MD, MS

    • 439 Citations
    • 13 h-Index
    20082019
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    Research Output 2008 2019

    • 439 Citations
    • 13 h-Index
    • 36 Article
    • 6 Review article
    • 2 Comment/debate
    • 2 Letter
    Article
    21 Citations (Scopus)

    Admission trends over 8 years for diabetic foot ulceration in a specialized diabetes unit in Cameroon

    Kengne, A. P., Djouogo, C. F. T., Dehayem, M. Y., Fezeu, L., Sobngwi, E., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z. & Mbanya, J. C., Dec 1 2009, In : International Journal of Lower Extremity Wounds. 8, 4, p. 180-186 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Foot Ulcer
    Cameroon
    Diabetic Foot
    Foot
    Hospitalization
    4 Citations (Scopus)

    Age, sex, and race/ethnic temporal trends in metabolic syndrome prevalence among individuals with myocardial infarction or stroke in the United States

    Lekoubou, A., Ovbiagele, B., Markovic, D., Sanossian, N. & Towfighi, A., May 15 2017, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 376, p. 24-28 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Stroke
    Myocardial Infarction
    Survivors
    Abdominal Obesity
    Nutrition Surveys

    Association of office-based provider visits with emergency department utilization among publicly insured stroke survivors

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Jan 15 2019, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 396, p. 125-129 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Survivors
    Hospital Emergency Service
    Stroke
    Office Visits
    Logistic Models

    Association of Prevalent Stroke with Hospitalization for Seizure: Patterns and Prognoses

    Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Nov 2019, In : Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 28, 11, 104344.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Seizures
    Hospitalization
    Stroke
    Mortality
    Inpatients
    21 Citations (Scopus)

    A survey of public knowledge, attitudes, and practices with respect to epilepsy in Badissa Village, Centre Region of Cameroon

    Njamnshi, A. K., Yepnjio, F. N., Bissek, A. C. Z. K., Tabah, E. N., Ongolo-Zogo, P., Dema, F., Angwafor, S. A., Fonsah, J. Y., Lekoubou, A., Angwafo, F. F., Jallon, P. & Muna, W. F. T., Oct 1 2009, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 16, 2, p. 254-259 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
    Cameroon
    Epilepsy
    Surveys and Questionnaires
    Public Health
    9 Citations (Scopus)

    Cerebral toxoplasmosis in Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) patients also provides unifying pathophysiologic hypotheses for Holmes tremor

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Njouoguep, R., Kuate, C. & Kengne, A. P., Jun 3 2010, In : BMC Neurology. 10, 37.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Cerebral Toxoplasmosis
    Tremor
    Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
    Corpus Striatum
    Movement Disorders

    Clinical characteristics, EEG findings and implications of status epilepticus in patients with brain metastases

    Fox, J., Ajinkya, S., Greenblatt, A., Houston, P., Lekoubou, A., Lindhorst, S., Cachia, D., Olar, A. & Kutluay, E., Dec 15 2019, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 407, 116538.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Status Epilepticus
    Electroencephalography
    Neoplasm Metastasis
    Brain
    Brain Injuries
    18 Citations (Scopus)

    Combined intravenous recombinant-tissular plasminogen activator and endovascular treatment of spontaneous occlusive internal carotid dissection with tandem intracranial artery occlusion

    Lekoubou, A., Cho, T. H., Nighoghossian, N., Kumako, V., Derex, L., Trouillas, P. & Turjman, F., Apr 1 2010, In : European Neurology. 63, 4, p. 211-214 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Internal Carotid Artery Dissection
    Plasminogen Activators
    Dissection
    Arteries
    Middle Cerebral Artery Infarction

    Computed tomography scanning and stroke mortality in an urban medical unit in Cameroon

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Nkoke, C., Dudzie, A. & Kengne, A. P., Mar 1 2016, In : eNeurologicalSci. 2, p. 3-7 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Cameroon
    Stroke
    Tomography
    Neuroimaging
    Mortality

    Costs and cost-drivers of a diagnosis of depression among adults with epilepsy in the United States

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Sep 1 2019, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 98, p. 96-100 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Epilepsy
    Depression
    Costs and Cost Analysis
    Confidence Intervals
    Prescriptions
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    Determinants of active convulsive epilepsy in rural Cameroon: A population based case-control study

    Lekoubou, A., Kengne, A. P., Fezeu, L. & Mbanya, J. C., Mar 1 2012, In : Neurological Research. 34, 2, p. 159-162 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Cameroon
    Case-Control Studies
    Epilepsy
    Population
    Logistic Models
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Diagnosed diabetes mellitus and in-hospital stroke mortality in a major sub-Saharan African urban medical unit

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Clovis, N., Dzudie, A. & Kengne, A. P., Feb 1 2017, In : Primary Care Diabetes. 11, 1, p. 57-62 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Hospital Mortality
    Diabetes Mellitus
    Stroke
    Mortality
    Cameroon
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    Echocardiographic pattern of rheumatic valvular disease in a contemporary sub-Saharan African pediatric population: An audit of a major cardiac ultrasound unit in Yaounde, Cameroon

    Nkoke, C., Lekoubou, A., Dzudie, A., Jingi, A. M., Kingue, S., Menanga, A. & Kengne, A. P., Mar 21 2016, In : BMC pediatrics. 16, 1, 43.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Rheumatic Heart Disease
    Cameroon
    Rheumatic Diseases
    Pediatrics
    Population
    12 Citations (Scopus)

    Effect of long-term oral treatment with L-arginine and idebenone on the prevention of stroke-like episodes in an adult MELAS patient

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Kouamé-Assouan, A. E., Cho, T. H., Luauté, J., Nighoghossian, N. & Derex, L., Nov 1 2011, In : Revue Neurologique. 167, 11, p. 852-855 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Lactic Acidosis
    Arginine
    Stroke
    Therapeutics
    Mitochondrial encephalopathy

    Epilepsy and skin anomalies in tuberous sclerosis complex: Report of five cases and review of the sub-Saharan African literature

    Nguefack, S., Kuate, C., Lekoubou, A., Moifo, B., Chelo, D., Mah, E., Chiabi, A., Mbassi, D., Tchokoteu, P. F., Djientcheu, V. & Mbonda, E., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Pediatric Epilepsy. 1, 1, p. 51-57 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Tuberous Sclerosis
    Epilepsy
    Skin
    Mutation
    Chromosomes
    2 Citations (Scopus)

    Evaluation of a simple management protocol for hyperglycaemic crises using intramuscular insulin in a resource-limited setting

    Sobngwi, E., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Dehayem, M. Y., Nouthe, B. E., Balti, E. V., Nwatsock, F., Akwo, E. A., Effoe, V. S., Balla, V. T., Mamdjokam, A. S., Siaha, V., Tabi, C. A., Mvom, A., Djam, I. & Mbanya, J. C., Nov 1 2009, In : Diabetes and Metabolism. 35, 5, p. 404-409 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Insulin
    Ketosis
    Fluid Therapy
    Blood Glucose
    Clinical Audit
    2 Citations (Scopus)

    Health care expenditures among elderly patients with epilepsy in the United States

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Jul 1 2018, In : Epilepsia. 59, 7, p. 1433-1443 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Health Expenditures
    Epilepsy
    Delivery of Health Care
    Confidence Intervals
    Costs and Cost Analysis
    72 Citations (Scopus)

    Hypertension, diabetes mellitus and task shifting in their management in sub-Saharan Africa

    Lekoubou, A., Awah, P., Fezeu, L., Sobngwi, E. & Kengne, A. P., Feb 2010, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 7, 2, p. 353-363 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Africa South of the Sahara
    Health Manpower
    Diabetes Mellitus
    Chronic Disease
    Hypertension
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    Incidence, predictors, and outcome of early seizures after mechanical thrombectomy

    Anadani, M., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Almallouhi, E., Alawieh, A., Chatterjee, A., Vargas, J. & Spiotta, A. M., Jan 15 2019, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 396, p. 235-239 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Thrombectomy
    Seizures
    Incidence
    Stroke
    Alberta

    Mortality and trends in stroke patients with seizures: A contemporary nationwide analysis

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Oct 1 2019, In : Epilepsy Research. 156, 106166.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Seizures
    Stroke
    Mortality
    Logistic Models

    Nationwide Healthcare Expenditures among Hypertensive Individuals with Stroke: 2003-2014

    Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Jul 2018, In : Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 27, 7, p. 1760-1769 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Health Expenditures
    Stroke
    Delivery of Health Care
    Hypertension
    Costs and Cost Analysis

    Nationwide Healthcare utilization among children with epilepsy in the United States: 2003–2014

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Mar 1 2018, In : Epilepsy Research. 141, p. 90-94 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Epilepsy
    Delivery of Health Care
    Prescriptions
    Hospital Emergency Service
    Inpatients
    Open Access
    Survivors
    Stroke
    Guidelines
    Blood Pressure
    Hypertension
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    Nationwide trends in medical expenditures among adults with epilepsy: 2003–2014

    Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Jan 15 2018, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 384, p. 113-120 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Health Expenditures
    Epilepsy
    Delivery of Health Care
    Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
    Comorbidity
    27 Citations (Scopus)

    Neural tube defects are rare among black Americans but not in sub-Saharan black Africans: The case of Yaounde - Cameroon

    Njamnshi, A. K., Djientcheu, V. D. P., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Guemse, M., Obama, M. T., Mbu, R., Takongmo, S. & Kago, I., Jul 15 2008, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 270, 1-2, p. 13-17 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Cameroon
    Neural Tube Defects
    Parturition
    Folic Acid
    Incidence
    13 Citations (Scopus)

    Patterns of non-traumatic myelopathies in Yaoundé (Cameroon): A hospital based study

    Looti, A. Z. L., Kengne, A. P., Djientcheu, V. D. P., Kuate, C. T. & Njamnshi, A. K., Jul 1 2010, In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 81, 7, p. 768-770 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Cameroon
    Spinal Cord Diseases
    Spinal Cord Compression
    Quadriplegia
    Paraplegia
    5 Citations (Scopus)

    Prevalence and influence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on stroke outcomes in hospitalized stroke patients

    Lekoubou, A. & Ovbiagele, B., Mar 1 2017, In : eNeurologicalSci. 6, p. 21-24 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    Stroke
    Hospital Mortality
    Mortality
    Brain Hypoxia

    Recent patterns of vagal nerve stimulator use in the United States: Is there a racial disparity?

    Fox, J., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Apr 1 2019, In : Epilepsia. 60, 4, p. 756-763 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Epilepsy
    Odds Ratio
    Confidence Intervals
    Logistic Models
    Regression Analysis
    4 Citations (Scopus)

    Recurrent Stroke and Early Mortality in an Urban Medical Unit in Cameroon

    Lekoubou, A., Nkoke, C., Dzudie, A. & Kengne, A. P., Aug 2017, In : Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 26, 8, p. 1689-1694 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Cameroon
    Stroke
    Mortality
    Patient Discharge

    Relationship between office-based provider visits and emergency department encounters among publicly-insured adults with epilepsy

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Mar 1 2018, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 80, p. 235-239 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Hospital Emergency Service
    Epilepsy
    Office Visits
    Health Expenditures
    31 Citations (Scopus)

    Risk factors for HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND) in sub-Saharan Africa: The case of Yaoundé-Cameroon

    Njamnshi, A. K., Zoung-Kanyi Bissek, A. C., Ongolo-Zogo, P., Tabah, E. N., Lekoubou, A. Z., Yepnjio, F. N., Fonsah, J. Y., Kuate, C. T., Angwafor, S. A., Dema, F., Njamnshi, D. M., Kouanfack, C., Djientcheu, V. D. P., Muna, W. F. T. & Kanmogne, G. D., Oct 15 2009, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 285, 1-2, p. 149-153 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Cameroon
    Africa South of the Sahara
    AIDS Dementia Complex
    HIV
    Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy

    Seizure comorbidity boosts odds of 30-day readmission after an index hospitalization for sepsis

    Fox, J., Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Jun 2019, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 95, p. 148-153 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Comorbidity
    Sepsis
    Seizures
    Hospitalization
    Patient Readmission
    17 Citations (Scopus)

    Stroke admission and case-fatality in an urban medical unit in sub-Saharan Africa: A fourteen year trend study from 1999 to 2012

    Lekoubou, A., Nkoke, C., Dzudie, A. & Kengne, A. P., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 350, 1-2, p. 24-32 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Africa South of the Sahara
    Stroke
    Logistic Models
    Cameroon
    Patient Discharge
    16 Citations (Scopus)

    Stroke mortality and its determinants in a resource-limited setting: A prospective cohort study in Yaounde, Cameroon

    Nkoke, C., Lekoubou, A., Balti, E. & Kengne, A. P., Nov 15 2015, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 358, 1-2, p. 113-117 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Cameroon
    Cohort Studies
    Stroke
    Prospective Studies
    Mortality

    The direct cost of epilepsy in children: Evidence from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, 2003–2014

    Lekoubou, A., Bishu, K. G. & Ovbiagele, B., Jun 2018, In : Epilepsy and Behavior. 83, p. 103-107 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Health Expenditures
    Epilepsy
    Costs and Cost Analysis
    Delivery of Health Care
    Confidence Intervals
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Trends in pediatric echocardiography and the yield for congenital heart disease in a major cardiac referral hospital in Cameroon

    Nkoke, C., Balti, E., Menanga, A., Dzudie, A., Lekoubou, A., Kingue, S. & Kengne, A. P., Jan 1 2017, In : Translational Pediatrics. 6, 1, p. 40-45 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Cameroon
    Echocardiography
    Heart Diseases
    Referral and Consultation
    Pediatrics
    Comment/debate

    Corrigendum to "Neural tube defects are rare among black Americans but not in sub-Saharan black Africans: The case of Yaounde-Cameroon" [J Neurol Sci 270 (2008) 13-17] (DOI:10.1016/j.jns.2008.01.010)

    Njamnshi, A. K., de, V., Lekoubou, A., Guemse, M., Obama, M. T., Mbu, R., Takongmo, S. & Kago, I., May 15 2009, In : Journal of the neurological sciences. 280, 1-2, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    Cameroon
    Neural Tube Defects
    corrigendum
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Neurologic signs and symptoms frequently manifest in acute HIV infection

    Kamtchum-Tatuene, J., Wan Sulaiman, W. A. & Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Nov 29 2016, In : Neurology. 87, 22, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    Neurologic Manifestations
    HIV Infections
    Letter
    26 Citations (Scopus)

    Anti-N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor encephalitis with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis-like MRI features

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Viaccoz, A., Didelot, A., Anastasi, A., Marignier, R., Ducray, F., Rogemond, V. & Honnorat, J., Feb 1 2012, In : European Journal of Neurology. 19, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis
    Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis
    Unmyelinated Nerve Fibers
    Encephalitis
    Autoantibodies
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Aphasia in multilingual individuals: The importance of bedside premorbid language proficiency assessment

    Lekoubou, A., Gleichgerrcht, E., McGrattan, K., Bachman, D. L., Adams, R. J. & Bonilha, L., Mar 1 2015, In : eNeurologicalSci. 1, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    Open Access
    Multilingualism
    Aphasia
    Language
    Stroke
    Review article
    14 Citations (Scopus)

    Audit report and systematic review of orolingual angioedema in post-acute stroke thrombolysis

    Lekoubou, A., Philippeau, F., Derex, L., Olaru, A., Gouttard, M., Vieillart, A. & Kengne, A. P., 2014, In : Neurological Research. 36, 7, p. 687-694 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Angioedema
    Plasminogen Activators
    Stroke
    Tissue Plasminogen Activator
    Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
    27 Citations (Scopus)

    Chemotherapy in low-grade gliomas

    Viaccoz, A., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z. & Ducray, F., Nov 1 2012, In : Current opinion in oncology. 24, 6, p. 694-701 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Glioma
    Drug Therapy
    Lomustine
    Procarbazine
    temozolomide
    18 Citations (Scopus)

    Effects of diabetes mellitus on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: A systematic review

    Lekoubou, A., Matsha, T. E., Sobngwi, E. & Kengne, A. P., Mar 24 2014, In : BMC Research Notes. 7, 1, 171.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Open Access
    Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    Medical problems
    Diabetes Mellitus
    Insulated gate bipolar transistors (IGBT)
    Prospective Studies
    37 Citations (Scopus)

    Epidemiology of neurodegenerative diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review

    Lekoubou, A., Echouffo-Tcheugui, J. B. & Kengne, A. P., Jun 26 2014, In : BMC Public Health. 14, 1, 653.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Open Access
    Africa South of the Sahara
    Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Epidemiology
    HIV
    Dementia
    8 Citations (Scopus)

    Incidence of seizure in stroke patients treated with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator: A systematic review and meta-analysis

    Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Awoumou, J. J. L. & Kengne, A. P., Jan 1 2017, In : International Journal of Stroke. 12, 9, p. 923-931 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Tissue Plasminogen Activator
    Meta-Analysis
    Seizures
    Stroke
    Incidence
    12 Citations (Scopus)

    Risk predictive modelling for diabetes and cardiovascular disease

    Kengne, A. P., Masconi, K., Mbanya, V. N., Lekoubou Looti, A. Z., Echouffo-Tcheugui, J. B. & Matsha, T. E., Jan 1 2014, In : Critical Reviews in Clinical Laboratory Sciences. 51, 1, p. 1-12 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Medical problems
    Cardiovascular Diseases
    Knowledge Bases
    Research
    Cost-Benefit Analysis